The illusion of Control

by pandaqueen1001

Reblogging this from someone who’s been there, many times over. This is just the first step, one I’ve been struggling with for months.

“The more that we buy into the false thought that we can manage, the more we convince ourselves that we are powerful.  There is a gratitude that comes with recognizing that life is unmanageable.  We just create an illusion of manageability.  The more unmanageable life seemed, the more power and energy that we try to expend attempting to control it.”

Step 1 Musings.